Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 137417
CAN-2004-0940 mod_include local escalation
Last modified: 2007-11-30 17:06:54 EST
Fixed in Apache httpd 1.3.33-dev
moderate: mod_include overflow CAN-2004-0940
A buffer overflow in mod_include could allow a local user who is
authorised to create server side include (SSI) files to gain the
privileges of a httpd child.
Found by exploit posted to k-otik on Oct21
This is RHSA-2004:600.
An errata has been issued which should help the problem
described in this bug report. This report is therefore being
closed with a resolution of ERRATA. For more information
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